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Turrialba volcano
Stratovolcano 3340 m (10,958 ft)
Costa Rica, 10.03°N / -83.77°W
Current status: restless (2 out of 5)
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Turrialba volcano eruptions:
1723(?), 1847(?), 1853, 1855, 1861(?), 1864-65, 1866, 2010 (Jan 4) - ongoing
Typical eruption style:
Explosive.
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Turrialba volcano (Costa Rica): activity updates and eruption news

Turrialba volcano Volcanic Ash Advisory: CONS EM

Thursday Dec 08, 2016 01:00 AM |

Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report:

FVXX20 at 00:53 UTC, 08/12/16 from KNES
VA ADVISORY
DTG: 20161208/0051Z

VAAC: WASHINGTON

VOLCANO: TURRIALBA 345070
PSN: N1001 W08346

AREA: COSTA.RICA

SUMMIT ELEV: 10958 FT [3340 M]

ADVISORY NR: 2016/446

INFO SOURCE: GOES-EAST. GFS WINDS. OVSICORI-UNA.

ERUPTION DETAILS: CONS EM

OBS VA DTG: 08/0015Z

OBS VA CLD: VA NOT IDENTIFIABLE FROM SATELLITE
DATA WINDS SFC/FL130 090/10KT

FCST VA CLD +6HR: 08/0630Z

FCST VA CLD +12HR: 08/1230Z

FCST VA CLD +18HR: 08/1830Z

RMK: T+0 CONFIDENCE LOW. VA NOT DETECTED IN STLT
IMAGERY DUE TO WX CLD BUT VO RPRT CONS EM WITH
ASHFALLS W OF THE SUMMIT. ...TURK

NXT ADVISORY: WILL BE ISSUED BY 20161208/0645Z

Previous news
Ash emission from Turrialba yesterday (image: OVSICORI-UNA / facebook)
Wednesday, Dec 07, 2016
The volcano continues to be restless with intermittent mild eruptive phases. After 5 days of no visible activity, it restarted to emit low-energy plumes of gas, steam and ash yesterday. ... [more]
Wednesday, Dec 07, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Tuesday, Dec 06, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]
Wednesday, Nov 23, 2016
Volcanic Ash Advisory Center Washington (VAAC) issued the following report: ... [more]

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